When in Basalt, get outside and enjoy yourself! Whether you’re looking for some relaxing fun or an adrenaline spiked adventure there are a plethora of outdoor pursuits at your disposal.
From stand-up paddle boarding to white water-rafting to kayaking…more information at Recreation.
Luxury cabins and suites and short-term house rentals offer the best housing options for those that want to experience true mountain style while traveling through and enjoying Basalt.
Campground options are the perfect choice for those that want to hook up – or unplug – in the heart of the Roaring Fork Valley.
Efficient rooms are aplenty and may even include a complimentary breakfast to start your day in town just right. And reasonable accommodations abound – from rooms outfitted with kitchenettes to cozy studio quarters.
Basalt’s restaurants are locally owned, family friendly, and offer a variety of dining options for any occasion.
From a grab-and-go breakfast burrito to a four course wine dinner with everything in between, you will find amazing fish and pasta dishes, burgers, authentic Mexican food, sushi, BBQ, pizzas, and don’t forget the dessert!
Check out Basalt’s tasty dining options.
Surrounded by wilderness, Basalt sits at the gate of the Frying Pan Valley along the Gold Medal waters of the Roaring Fork and Frying Pan Rivers in the White River National Forest at an elevation of 6,610 feet.
Restaurants and eateries serve everything from picnic lunches to gourmet dinners, galleries showcase local and international artists, and shopping abounds with boutique shops offering great keepsakes and specialty items.